Indonesia’s Health Minister, Siti Fadilah Supari, has joined WHO’s Executive Board.
The Detikcom news website reports Siti Fadilah Supari has been elected unanimously during the 60th World Health Assembly meeting in Geneva,
The health minister says the nomination represents world recognition and appreciation of Indonesia’s active role in coping with global health problems. (Radio Australia)
Sort of like George Bush giving the Medal of Freedom to the architects of the Iraq War, I guess.
I had a hard time deciding what tag to put on this, although “Humor? (sarcasm)” seemed the most appropriate of the available offerings. Finally I decided to make up a new one: Grotesque.